Cardinal Original Draft - Feldschlösschen Beverages Group

Not Rated.
Cardinal Original DraftCardinal Original Draft

Educational use only; do not reuse.
BA SCORE
70
okay

11 Ratings
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Ratings: 11
Reviews: 4
rAvg: 2.37
pDev: 23.21%
Wants: 1
Gots: 3 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
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Switzerland

Style | ABV
Euro Pale Lager |  4.90% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: Nickls on 11-18-2009

No notes at this time.
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Ratings: 11 | Reviews: 4
Reviews by Augustiner719:
Photo of Augustiner719
2.17/5  rDev -8.4%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 1.5 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 2

Poured from a 500ml can into a .5l glass.

Pours a golden yellow color with carbonation coming up from the bottom of the glass. White fluffy head recedes to a soapy film. Aromas are light grassy notes, a touch of corn sweetness maybe, some sourdough bread notes, not bad. The taste is thin and forgettable. I could mistake this for a bud light but this actually has less taste. Really disappointing and not even a good summer beer. I would rather drink a glass a water and save the calories. mouthfeel is thin and watery also. Overall this is probably ok to boil a hotdog in. The only thing memorable about this beer is that I will remember not to drink it again.

More User Reviews:
Photo of Nickls
2.58/5  rDev +8.9%
look: 3 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.5

(From notes)

This is actually a different brew than just regular 'Cardinal', and I can say that it is actually a worse brew, even.

A - Poured with the thinnest of white heads that disappeared before I barely had a chance to register that it was there; clear light yellowy gold color

S - Light maltiness; no real vegetal notes show up; but very straw-like and a touch sweet

T - Hoppiness never really shows up; bit of metallic twang; some light malts; nothing really going on here and fairly bland

M - Thinner and almost watery; was hoping for a bit more body overall in this

D - Not good; just no real decent flavors and the metallic nature drove this down big time.

Not one of the better macro brews that I've found in Switzerland.

Photo of kamilgracki
2.96/5  rDev +24.9%
look: 2.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3

Lighter than the normal lager

Photo of eduardolinhalis
2.5/5  rDev +5.5%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

250ml bottle poured into a chalice.

A: Clean pale yellow collor with a big white head that dissipates quickly leaving few lacings

S: Poor. Malts basically

T: Watery. Malts and a light bitter end

M: Very light body and medium carbonation

D: Low. Tasteless

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Cardinal Original Draft from Feldschlösschen Beverages Group
70 out of 100 based on 11 ratings.